PlayOriginalBroadway
Opening Date
Feb 11, 1982
Closing Date
Feb 28, 1982
1st Preview
Jan 21, 1982
1st Preview
Jan 21, 1982
Previews
24
Performances
22
PlayOriginalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

Theatres
Rialto Theatre
(Feb 11, 1982 - Feb 28, 1982)

Theatre Owned / Operated by Loubern Broadway, Inc.
Produced by Lee Guber and Madeline Gilford; Associate Producer: Joseph E. Gilford
Written by Arnold Perl; Incidental music by Stan Free; Music arranged by Earl Shendell
Directed by Milton Moss; Stage Movement by Pearl Lang; Production Supervised by Larry Arrick; Original production conceived by Howard Da Silva and Arnold Perl
Scenic Design by Karl Eigsti; Lighting Design by Robby Monk; Costume Design by Pearl Somner
General Manager: Ben Sprecher; Company Manager: Stephen Arnold
Production Stage Manager: Mortimer Halpern; Stage Manager: Sherry Lambert
Violin/Viola: Michael Bloom; Accordion/Concertina/Shofar: Stan Free; Guitar/Mandolin/Balalaika: Brian Koonin
General Press Representative: Merle Debuskey Associates; Press Representative: Bruce Cohen and David Roggensack; Casting: Joseph E. Gilford and Madeline Gilford; Advertising: Wyse Advertising; Photographer: Martha Swope; Movement directed by Pearl Lang
The Melamed
a teacher, "A Tale of Chelm"
 
Sholom Aleichem
"The Bandit"
 
Bontche Schweig
"Bontche Schweig"
 
Aaron Katz
"The High School"
The Goatseller
"A Tale of Chelm"
 
1st Angel
"Bontche Schweig"
 
Hannah
Aaron's wife, "The High School"
Presiding Angel
"Bontche Schweig"
 
The Principal
"The High School"
Rifkele
The Melamed's wife, "A Tale of Chelm"
 
4th Angel
"Bontche Schweig"
 
Aunt Reba
"The High School"
Mendele
The Book Seller
 
Bandit
"The Bandit"
The Angel Rochele
"A Tale of Chelm"
 
2nd Angel
"Bontche Schweig"
 
Woman at the List
"The High School"
3rd Angel
"Bontche Schweig"
 
1st Man at the List
"The High School"
Olivia Virgil Harper
Broadway debut
Defending Angel
"Bontche Schweig"
Dodi's Friend
"A Tale of Chelm"
 
5th Angel
"Bontche Schweig"
 
Kholyava
"The High School"
Rabbi David
"A Tale of Chelm"
 
Prosecuting Angel
"Bontche Schweig"
 
Uncle Maxl
"The High School"
Dodi
"A Tale of Chelm"
 
6th Angel
"Bontche Schweig"
 
The Tutor
"The High School"
Father Abraham
"Bontche Schweig"
 
2nd Man at the List
"The High School"
Brian Zoldessy
Broadway debut
Moishe
Aaron and Hannah's son, "The High School"
Standby: Mark Fleischman (Dodi, 6th Angel, The Tutor, Father Abraham, 2nd Man at the List, Stranger) and Sherry Lambert (The Angel Rochele, 2nd Angel, Woman at the List)
Understudies: Mark Fleischman and Sherry Lambert
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